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Memories Are Made Of This

This September make sure you take a trip out to the Forest of Dean to take a look at exquisite paintings by Mary Edwards in a special art exhibition.  207 more words

Do Something Different

Camping - Forest of Dean Adventures!

I don’t know how many of you have been to the Forest of Dean before but to anyone who hasn’t I highly recommend going! If you’ve read my previous posts you will know that I have recently come back from a camping holiday in the Forest of Dean and just thought I’d share some of the highlights with you! 536 more words

General

Fundamentally Left-wing

{un-edited edition of my submission to the Clarion magazine and my ‘Left Inside’ column, writing as a communist within the Labour Party}

To all open-minded people of the Left {see footnote}. 878 more words

Politics

Naughty Nancy (part 2)

Well, it seems I was wrong to judge her, and Naughty Nancy was not really as naughty as I thought. Well, at least partly. It is true that she married in January 1776, when she was a widow of almost 43 years of age; and it is true that she was pregnant at the time, which I imagine would have meant quite a scandal for the time, bearing in mind she lived in the same place she had been brought up. 477 more words

Genealogy

Forest Free for all

Who says history is just about grand houses?

As part of the national Heritage Open Days 2014 the Forest of Dean opens its doors and welcomes all for the long weekend of the 11th – 14th September. 400 more words

Do Something Different

365 STEPS TO THE EAGLES NEST VIEW POINT- FOREST OF DEAN

We decided to head to the Forest of Dean to climb up to the Eagles nest view point, so with cake in hand we headed off…. 297 more words

Outdoors